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Biker Kills Pedestrian in Moscow

An investigation has been opened into a fatal accident in which two pedestrians were run over by a motorcyclist in northern Moscow, Russian media reported Monday.

The incident took place on Sunday night, when a motorcyclist crashed into two pedestrians on Ulitsa Kosmonavtov in northern Moscow, police spokesman Andrei Galiakberov was cited as saying by Russian media.

As a result of the collision, a 29-year-old woman died at the scene and a 30-year-old man was hospitalized, the report said.

The driver of the motorcycle, a 23-year-old Muscovite, was also hospitalized, media reported.

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